Materials

Manufacturers fear ‘Brexit’ fallout as trading outlook weakens

Business confidence among UK manufacturers has tumbled following the vote to exit the EU, according to a survey conducted by EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation.

XRF analyser

X-ray fluorescence analysers for metals analysis

Ashtead Technology says X-ray fluorescence (XRF) is one of the most important technologies in its range of non-destructive testing (NDT) and environmental testing instruments.

The right chemistry

When reporters in the mainstream media write about chemicals, it’s often for all the wrong reasons.

Process safety: smart enclosures

Materials specification and innovative design are modernising the enclosures market, writes Robert Smith.

National Grid control centre

In demand

With plant closures outstripping the supply of new electricity generating capacity, last month saw the launch of a campaign to recruit major energy users to help balance the grid.